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We Beelong in Kindergarten

In Kindergarten part of our social studies curriculum is exploring why we belong to groups and the benefits of being a part of a group or community. 245 more words


How to Make Pancakes

After we made our pancakes the children then made instructions for how to make them.

We talked about what we had done and then cut out Communicate in Print pictures showing each step of making pancakes. 75 more words

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Fine Motor Skills

This week in nursery we have been trying hard with our fine motor skills. These are important to help us to get ready for writing. 182 more words

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february 2015 mural: love

Today is my first day back after mid-winter recess.  And if I didn’t know I loved these kids before, I definitely do now.  I missed them terribly.   168 more words


Can You Make a Monster?

It had been a while since we played with Wikki Stix, and we smoothly jump right back into using them with confidence.

It takes about thirty seconds for us to begin dramatic play at the table as our Wikki Stix monsters evolve. 164 more words

Fine Motor Activities For Development

Fine Motor Development Skills and Activities

Why are fine motor skills are so important when it come to a child’s development?

When a child engages in an activity which encourages the use of their fine motor abilities, they are utilizing their brain, hands, and eyes to develop hand-eye

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Rethinking a .50 Thrift Store Tray and Repurposing it for Digraph Object Lotto

It was Dr. Maria Montessori’s observations of children and coupled with her knowledge of the sciences where she developed a method of instruction which comprised of instruction, curriculum, philosophy, assessment, and understanding of the child based on their age and interests. 248 more words

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